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Legal Statutes: Maryland

UPDATED April 19, 2017

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Part II. Household Violence

back to top§4-510. Nonpreclusion of remedies

(a) In general.- Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, by proceeding under this subtitle, a petitioner, including a petitioner who acts on behalf of a child or vulnerable adult, is not limited to or precluded from pursuing any other legal remedy.

(b) Peace order relief under the Courts Article.- A person eligible for relief, as defined in § 4-501 of this subtitle, is not eligible for peace order relief under Title 3, Subtitle 8A or Subtitle 15 of the Courts Article. 
[1992, ch. 65; 1999, ch. 404; 2000, ch. 404; 2001, ch. 29, § 5.]